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Results are reported of a survey of spare time available for livestock producers and their wives/husbands. A sample of 1,500 farm units with milk and pig production was taken; requirements for the sample were: more than 2ha. arable land, farm operated by someone born after 1912, and at least 1...

Author(s)
Sambergs, A.
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Meddelande fran Jordbrukets Utredningsinstitut, 1977, No.6/77, pp 29pp.
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The case is reported of a 30 year old Swedish woman visiting Gambia as a tourist and contracting infection with Trypanosoma gambiense. There was a red papule and erythematous area on the thigh and many trypanosomes in the blood. She was treated with 10 intramuscular injections of 200 mg....

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Sterner, G.; Nasander, L.
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Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, 1977, 9, 2, pp 154-156
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The study, based on parallel studies in Austria, GFR, France, Hungary and Sweden in 1977-1979, does not attempt a strict timetabling of rural women's leisure activities, but compares the ranking of different activities. Some 20% of women living on farms distant from towns in France and 13% in GFR...

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Vagvolgyi, A.
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Schriftenreihe der Forschungsgesellschaft fur Agrarpolitik und Agrarsoziologie e.V. Bonn, 1983, 259, pp 8.1-8.26
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The impact of tourism on indigenous children has been almost entirely unresearched. An examination is made of children directly exploited by tourism in producing, selling, and service, and of children whose living conditions are influenced by tourism (lack of schooling, night work, etc.). Examples...

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Hellbom, A. B.
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Mainzer Geographische Studien, Geographisches Institut der Johannes Gutenberg-Universität, 1985, No. 26, pp 60-66
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Activity patterns in various population groups are detailed: women; men; young people; parents; pensioners; workers; civil servants; immigrants, along with leisure activities among children aged 7-15 years. One section deals with material resources such as a summer cottages, cars, and boats, while...

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Levnadsförhǻllanden, Statistiska Centralbyrǻn, 1987, No. 56, pp 260pp.
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This thesis is based on 5 publications, which are reprinted together with a 48-page overview of the entire study. Sandfly fever (SF) was studied among Swedish UN soldiers in Cyprus, Swedish tourists and indigenous Cypriots. 11 of 298 (4%) UN soldiers had a SF virus infection caused by the Sicilian...

Author(s)
Eitrem, R.
Publisher
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
Citation
Sandfly fever: epidemiological, clinical and virological studies., 1991, pp 99 pp.
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The effect of Christmas time on body weight development was investigated in 46 obese patients in maintenance therapy at the Obesity Unit of the Karolinska Hospital, Sweden and in 76 hospital staff controls of similar sex and age distribution. In controls, a weight increase of 0.4±0.8 (s.d.) kg (...

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Andersson, I.; Rössner, S.
Citation
International Journal of Obesity, 1992, 16, 12, pp 1013-1015
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Serologically confirmed cases of dengue fever among 24 Swedish tourists were studied retrospectively. Dengue fever was found to be the most commonly diagnosed imported arbovirus disease in Sweden during the period December 1989-November 1990. The geographical epidemiology showed that 17 of 23 who...

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Wittesjö, B.; Eitrem, R.; Niklasson, B.
Citation
Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases, 1993, 25, 6, pp 699-704
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The homeland of most of the Sami people is Sapmi (formerly Lapland) in northern Norway, a popular tourist destination. The development fo tourism in this relatively untouched part of the world presents the challenge of how to preserve those characteristics which preserve its unique local identity,...

Author(s)
Pedersen, K.; Viken, A.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons, Chichester, UK
Citation
People and tourism in fragile environments., 1996, pp 69-88
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The paper focuses on 'Taman Mini', the open air museum and exhibition centre near Jakarta, Indonesia, which follows a cultural village format. Opinions differ as to whether Taman Mini was originally (in the Suharto regime) intended for foreign tourists or to aid nation-building. After a discursive...

Author(s)
Hitchcock, M.
Citation
Indonesia and the Malay World, 1998, 26, 75, pp 124-135

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